-->

Noble Protector Highlights Let’s Elope Stakes Nominations

Deposit $100
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $50 bet with

$200*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $25
to get

$75*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $250
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

The 2015 Let’s Elope Stakes nominations have been released and imported mare Noble Protector is set to contest the Group 2 event that will be held at Flemington on Saturday.

Noble Protector will return to the races in the 2015 Let's Elope Stakes at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Noble Protector will return to the races in the 2015 Let’s Elope Stakes at Flemington this weekend. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Noble Protector made her Australian racing debut with a second place finish behind Contributer in the Group 3 David Jones Cup (2000m) at Caulfield on October 18 last year before she finished fourth in the Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington on November 8, but she stamped herself as one of the most talented mares in the country during her autumn campaign.

The Robert Smerdon-trained mare returned to racing with a dominant four and a half lengths victory in the Group 3 Schweppervescence Trophy (1600m) at Flemington on March 14 and she cantered to an effortless victory in the Group 2 Sunline Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley on March 27.

Noble Protector made her Group 1 debut in the Group 1 Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick on April 11, but she was caught wide throughout the race, but she was still able to hit the line strongly to finish third behind Amanpour and Catkins.

Another talented mare that is set to return to the races in the Let’s Elope Stakes is Fenway, who finished third behind Thunder Lady in the Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

Fenway started her autumn campaign with credible efforts in both the Group 3 The Vanity (1400m) at Flemington on February 21 and the Group 3 Schweppervescence Trophy (1600m) at the same venue on March 14 before she upset First Seal to score a boil over win in the Group 1 Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens on March 28.

The daughter of High Chaparral did not take her place in the Group 1 Australian Oaks (2400m) at Royal Randwick on April 11, but she was only narrowly denied a second straight Group 1 victory by Delicacy in the Australasian Oaks (2000m) at Morphettville on May 2.

The majority of the Let’s Elope Stakes field is set to have a fitness edge over both Noble Protector and Fenway and the Cockram Stakes is set to be the key form guide to the Let’s Elope Stakes

Madam Gangster scored a narrow win in the Cockram Stakes and she will have the chance to score another win over the likes of Cosmic Endeavour, Girl Guide, May’s Dream, Vezalay and Vibrant Rouge.

Amicus, Jessy Belle, Lady Cumquat, Lucky Lago, Miss Rose De Lago, Sardaaj, Tawteen and Platinum Rocker are among the other horses that have been included in the 2015 Let’s Elope Stakes.

About The Author

Thomas Hackett

Thomas is a passionate and opinionated racing journalist and punter who has been obsessed with horse racing since he backed Saintly to win the 1996 Melbourne Cup. An international racing enthusiast, he has his finger on the pulse of racing news not just from Australia but all around the world.

359 Comments

  1. Luiz Gastão Bittencourt

    Thank you for the auspicious writeup. It in fact was a amusement account it. Look advanced to far added agreeable from you! However, how could we communicate?|

  2. Umanizzare Gestão Prisional Ltda

    I every time used to read article in news papers but now as I am a user of web thus from now I am using net for articles or reviews, thanks to web.|

  3. Grupo Serval escandalo

    Its like you read my mind! You appear to know so much about this, like you wrote the book in it or something. I think that you could do with a few pics to drive the message home a little bit, but other than that, this is magnificent blog. A great read. I’ll certainly be back.|

  4. Carlos Eduardo Correa da Veig

    For most up-to-date information you have to pay a visit world-wide-web and on internet I found this site as a most excellent web site for hottest updates.|

  5. http://www.hack-fc.com/

    naturally like your website but you need to check the spelling
    on several of your posts. A number of them are rife with spelling problems and I to find
    it very bothersome to inform the reality then again I will certainly come again again.

  6. Lelio Vieira Carneiro

    I really like what you guys tend to be up too. This sort of clever work and reporting! Keep up the excellent works guys I’ve added you guys to blogroll.|

  7. Itamar Serp

    This design is steller! You obviously know how to keep a reader amused. Between your wit and your videos, I was almost moved to start my own blog (well, almost…HaHa!) Fantastic job. I really loved what you had to say, and more than that, how you presented it. Too cool!|

  8. tercio borlenghi junior

    I’m truly enjoying the design and layout of your site. It’s a very easy on the eyes which makes it much more pleasant for me to come here and visit more often. Did you hire out a developer to create your theme? Exceptional work!|

  9. Umanizzare presidios

    I read this article fully regarding the difference of newest and earlier technologies, it’s amazing article.|

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *